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Obama says America will not tolerate threats from Isis
United States President Barack Obama vowed to continue air strikes against Islamic State fighters and pledged to build more international support.
(Tue, 23 Sep 2014 18:28:00 +0200)

Mayor says Tshwane would have been ready for TribeOne Festival
Tshwane Mayor Kgosientso Ramokgopa says he was surprised to receive a cancellation letter from organisers of the event because everything was ready.
(Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:57:00 +0200)

Nigeria silent on investigation into church collapse
Nigerian officials were tight-lipped about the scope of a probe into a fatal church building collapse in Lagos that killed 84 South Africans.
(Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:13:00 +0200)

Zuma announces new Sars Commissioner
President Jacob Zuma has appointed Thomas Swabihi Moyane as the new commissioner of the South African Revenue Service, replacing Ivan Pillay.
(Tue, 23 Sep 2014 15:39:00 +0200)

Venda porn thieves dismissed
Two Film and Publication Board employees have been fired for trying to steal an unclassified Venda pornographic movie.
(Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:21:00 +0200)

Has Jacob Zuma hurt the fight against Aids more than Thabo Mbeki?
Has President Jacob Zuma set back the fight against HIV and Aids more than his predecessor? Helen Zille believes so but the evidence shows otherwise.
(Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:19:00 +0200)

Israeli troops kill Palestinians responsible for teen deaths
Two Hamas men accused of killing three Israeli teens, an act that sparked a war in Gaza, have been killed, according to the Israeli military.
(Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:07:00 +0200)

Dashing couriers dare to deliver
Jo’burg’s first bicycle couriers are taking on the daunting Sandton traffic in record time.
(Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200)

F1 championship could come down to reliability
Lewis Hamilton regained the championship lead after four months at the Singapore GP, but the title fight could eventually be decided by reliability.
(Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:03:00 +0200)

All Blacks' Cruden suspended for drinking
Aaron Cruden has been suspended for two Rugby Championship matches after going out drinking and missing the New Zealanders' flight to Argentina.
(Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:33:00 +0200)

Economic week ahead: Looking for growth
Investor interest is likely to centre on PMI reports in China and Europe. Both sets of reports may be disappointing. Here is your guide.
(Mon, 22 Sep 2014 06:44:00 +0200)

Violence against women badly hurts SA's economy
The loss could fund wage subsidies for all unemployed youths, build half a million RDP houses, or give healthcare to a quarter of all South Africans
(Mon, 22 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200)

Lampard turns on Chelsea, Leicester stun Man United
An emotional Frank Lampard rescued a point for champions Manchester City against former club Chelsea on Sunday.
(Sun, 21 Sep 2014 21:04:00 +0200)

Ramaphosa returns to Lesotho, pursues mandate for peace restoration
Cyril Ramaphosa is set to return to Maseru to encourage a regional mandate to help restore stability to the country following an attempted coup.
(Sun, 21 Sep 2014 15:16:00 +0200)

Nigerian president visits collapsed building site, vows to investigate
President Goodluck Jonathan has vowed to investigate the cause of a building collapse, which has left at least 86 dead.
(Sun, 21 Sep 2014 10:06:00 +0200)

Iranian Pharrell Williams fans behind 'Happy' video sentenced
Seven young Iranians seen dancing in a video that went viral have been given suspended sentences of jail and 91 lashes each.
(Sun, 21 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200)

'Non-cooperative' Kenyatta delays ICC trial again
President Uhuru Kenyatta has been summoned by the International Criminal Court for his role in election-related violence, but he has not co-operated.
(Sat, 20 Sep 2014 12:08:00 +0200)

Sharks, Bulls face make-or-break clash
The two powerhouse teams have found themselves falling behind, and both need wins to have a fighting chance in the Currie Cup.
(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:53:00 +0200)

TB Joshua: Profile of an accomplished performer
In 2011, "prophet" TB Joshua was third on the Forbes list of Nigeria's five richest pastors with a net worth estimated at close to $15-million.
(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:28:00 +0200)

Ebola health workers found dead in Guinea
Eight people who were running Ebola workshops in a remote area of Guinea have been found dead after being attacked by locals, says the government.
(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:06:00 +0200)

Scotland votes 'no' to independence, promised new powers
British Prime Minister David Cameron is pledging to hand new powers to Scotland after it voted to remain part of the United Kingdom in a referendum.
(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:20:00 +0200)

Cape Town running for greatness
The Mother City hopes to attract elite athletes to put its marathon among the globe's premier races.
(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200)

Domestic outlook weak as repo rate remains unchanged
The Monetary Policy Committee's says it was mindful of the anaemic state of the economy when deciding to leave rates unchanged.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:56:00 +0200)